Monday 21 August, 2017
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Sharing best practice. Sharing next practice. Glib phrases that roll off the tongue. But sometimes at CPD events it is difficult to share some of the nuances of subtler leadership strategies that you get...

There have been quite a few things I have been passionate about during my many years in education. Some of these enthusiasms have waxed and waned, but one of the longest serving has been...

Commenting on the British public’s decision to leave the European Union (EU), Caroline Wright, Director General Designate of the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA), said: “Today marks an important turning point for Britain. It is...

'Businesses feel very strongly that the education system must better prepare young people for life outside the school gates, or risk wasting their talents,' said John Cridland, CBI Director-General. He was speaking in July...

Last week George Osborne announced that all schools are to become academies by 2020 as part of a Budget designed to 'put the next generation first'.  Many doubt that the next generation have been...
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Last week, news broke of an unacceptable security and filtering problem with Virgin Media’s Business Internet which caused issues at a school in Bournemouth who’d chosen to use the internet provider for their students’...

An article popped up on the BBC News Website a few days ago, commenting on the success (or lack thereof) of charter schools and online teaching in the USA. These charter schools - publicly...

The recruitment and retention crisis that seems to be plaguing the teaching profession has seen many new and many already established teachers leaving a job they once considered a vocation in search of new...

Prime Principle, the company behind leading online pupil assessment tool Classroom Monitor have added to their range of free white papers with their latest addition, Demonstrating Progress – a practical guide to what you...
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I was considerably cheered earlier this year to find out that I had already stumbled into one of those mythical 'jobs that don't exist yet'.  And that I had created it before the inventors...